Alpha to Feature New Material Set Combinations and Recycling Services at Toronto SMTA Expo & Tech Forum


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Alpha Assembly Solutions will feature its new material set combinations at the upcoming Toronto SMTA Expo and Tech Forum to be held June 7 at the Edward Village Markham, Ontario, Canada. 

The material set combinations include paste, tacky flux, cored wire, and wave soldering flux that are tested with one another to achieve greater reliability. "A great deal of trial and error can occur when selecting products for specific electronics assembly processes, and reliability is a critical issue for our customers," said Kurt Graulich, District Sales Manager. "Alpha has done the testing necessary to demonstrate which material pairings will produce the greatest reliability."

Alpha, a part of the MacDermid Performance Solutions group of businesses, will also showcase its portfolio of innovative materials and solutions for the electronics assembly industry, and its ALPHA Recycling Services capabilities.

"Alpha is committed to helping our customers by providing them with cost-efficient options to responsibly dispose of their solder dross and waste," said Harold Sneath, Eastern Regional Reclaim Manager for Alpha. "Our goal is to minimize a company’s environmental liability while maximizing the financial return for their reclamation efforts."

To learn more about Alpha's Material Set Combinations, Recycling Services, and additional products, please visit Alpha during the Toronto Expo or visit AlphaAssembly.com.

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The Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA) is an international network of professionals who build skills, share practical experience and develop solutions in electronic assembly technologies, including microsystems, emerging technologies, and related business operations. 

About Alpha Assembly Solutions

Alpha Assembly Solutions, a MacDermid Performance Solutions Business, is the global leader in the development, manufacturing and sales of innovative specialty materials used in a wide range of industry segments, including electronics assembly, power electronics, die attach, LED lighting, photovoltaics, semiconductor packaging, automotive and others. 

With a unique global presence in over 30 locations throughout the Asia Pacific, Americas and Europe regions, Alpha supplies a full line of ALPHA electronics assembly material products, including Solder Paste, Exactalloy® Solder Preforms, Cored Solder Wire Solder, Wave Soldering Fluxes, Bar Solder Alloys, and Stencils.  It offers die attach product technologies to the power electronics segment in its Argomax®, Atrox™ and Fortibond brands. 

For the LED segment, Alpha offers its Lumet™ products covering applications from die attach to systems assembly in the LED manufacturing process.  Alpha also offers product technologies for the Photovoltaic segment, including high performance liquid fluxes and solder alloys for producing standard ribbon and bus bar, as well as, solder pastes, cored wire, conductive adhesives and preforms for use in PV module assembly. Also, Alpha’s Advanced Materials unit is the leader in electronic polymers and solder materials for semiconductor packaging applications.  

Since its founding in 1872, Alpha has been committed to developing and manufacturing the highest quality specialty materials.  For more information, click here

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